Department of Bible Studies
Research subject: Isaiah 24-27 and its Reception in Second Temple literature
Supervisor: Prof. Michael Segal, Dr. Ronnie Goldstein
Abstract: The study seeks to trace the textual expressions of the unit of prophecies called "The Apocalypse of Isaiah", chapters 24-27, and its development in Second Temple literature.
Bio: Avigail Aravna is a graduate of the Department of Bible at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and will be a doctoral student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, under the President's Fellowship and a colleague at the Mandel School of Advanced Studies in the Humanities. Her research deals with biblical and external apocalyptic literature during the Second Temple period.
Presidential Stipend 2017/18